Haematococcus zimbabwiensis Pockock 1960: 21, fig. 5J
Published in: Pocock, M.A. (1960). Haematococcus in southern Africa. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Africa 36: 5-55.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Great Zimbabwe, southern Rhodesia (Pocock 1960: 23). Type: fig. 5, J: December 1957; rain-water pools on low granite outcrop between Acropolis and Valley of Ruins; associated with 'Rosy Rotifer' (Philodina roseola) and a second, much larger rotifer, also rosy. (Silva 1996-to date
Buchheim, M.A., Sutherland, D.M., Buchheim, J.A. & Wolf, M. (2013). The blood alga: phylogeny of Haemotococcus (Chlorophyceae) inferred from ribosomal RNA gene sequence data. European Journal of Phycology 48(3): 318-329.
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